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Historical Markers in Blackshear, Georgia

 
Clickable Map of Pierce County, Georgia and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Pierce County, GA (3) Appling County, GA (2) Bacon County, GA (1) Brantley County, GA (3) Ware County, GA (12) Wayne County, GA (4)  PierceCounty(3) Pierce County (3)  ApplingCounty(2) Appling County (2)  BaconCounty(1) Bacon County (1)  BrantleyCounty(3) Brantley County (3)  WareCounty(12) Ware County (12)  WayneCounty(4) Wayne County (4)
Blackshear is the county seat for Pierce County
Blackshear is in Pierce County
      Pierce County (3)  
ADJACENT TO PIERCE COUNTY
      Appling County (2)  
      Bacon County (1)  
      Brantley County (3)  
      Ware County (12)  
      Wayne County (4)  
 
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1Georgia (Pierce County), Blackshear — 113-2 — Confederate Prison Camp
Here stood a Confederate prison camp for Union prisoners of war. Established about November 18, 1864, the camp held more than five thousand prisoners until the first week of January, 1865. These prisoners were brought here from camps at Millen and . . . Map (db m1501) HM
2Georgia (Pierce County), Blackshear — General Blackshear's Military Road
Gen. David Blackshear Ordered this military road cut to Darien and on to St. Marys July 1st. 1814Map (db m24736) HM
3Georgia (Pierce County), Blackshear — 113-1 — Pierce County
This County, created by Act of the Legislature December 18, 1857, is named for Franklin Pierce, New Hampshire Democrat and fourteenth President of the United States, 1853 to `57. He was a General in the Mexican War. Blackshear, incorporated . . . Map (db m24037) HM
 
 
  
  
 
 
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Dec. 1, 2022